COVID-19 (coronavirus) Resources: Information for our customers and community.

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It has never been more important for background screening companies to have the information they need to operate their business and to communicate in real-time.  SJV is here to help during these uncertain times.

Interactive Court Availability Map

SJV has launched the industry’s most extensive, Interactive U.S. Court Status Map including information about alternate search methods we've identified to complete searches in counties that are currently closed. Click here for a complete demo.

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Clients can find this tool on the SJV Connect homepage

 

Alternate Search Methods

Based on the research and testing we’ve conducted over the past few weeks, these alternate methods represent the best available option for completing criminal research in each of their respective jurisdictions, while courts remain closed (more than 138 jurisdictions identified).  When the courts reopen, we will again utilize them directly as our primary source of research. For more information, click on the box below.

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Webinar: Persevering Through Crisis and Getting Back to Business

We hosted this webinar on Friday, May 8. Watch the recording to see how we’ve been laser-focused throughout the crisis to help background screening companies like you maintain their business, and now that courts are beginning to reopen, our outlook on what you can expect.

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Check Out Our COVID-19 Podcast

SJV’s President and CEO Scott Vanek and Vince Brodt, Vince President of Client Experience sit down with Nick Fishman to discuss the COVID-19 crisis, the impact it is having on the background screening community and their advice on how background screening companies can ride out the storm.

Recent COVID-19 Posts

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Podcast: New Tech Enabling NJ Courts to Reopen

Podcast: New Tech Enabling NJ Courts to Reopen

  Today, we’re joined by a gaggle of glitterati. We’ve got SJV President and CEO Scott Vanek, Vince Brodt (VP of Client Experience), Bill Wilder (COO) and Matt Hodges our Director of Research. We’ll ...
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Webinar: New Jersey Court Research is Back. What You Need to Know

Webinar: New Jersey Court Research is Back. What You Need to Know

The state of New Jersey has finally reopened their judicial system for court research via remote access to their PROMIS/Gavel System and SJV Data Solutions is among the first approved to utilize the ...
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New Jersey Courts Finally Reopen for Criminal Background Checks

New Jersey Courts Finally Reopen for Criminal Background Checks

If you conduct criminal background checks in New Jersey,  you know that it has been nearly impossible to complete any court research in the state since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
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Podcast: TazWorks CEO Barton Taylor joins us to discuss what CRAs have been hearing and observing over the last 120 days

Podcast: TazWorks CEO Barton Taylor joins us to discuss what CRAs have been hearing and observing ...

    Today, the team here at SJV is joined by Barton Taylor, CEO of TazWorks. We’ve been getting a lot of input and insights from CRAs and industry consultants over the past few months, so we thought ...
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The courts are open, sort of. What

The courts are open, sort of. What "open" really means. [Pictures]

  For the better part of a month, courts around the nation have been reopening after suspending operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This is great news for consumer reporting agencies that are ...
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Podcast: The New Normal with Jason Morris and Nick Fishman

Podcast: The New Normal with Jason Morris and Nick Fishman

    In today’s podcast, Scott Vanek and I sat down with Jason Morris and Nick Fishman of Morris Group Consulting, a consultancy focused specifically on background screening companies.  These two have ...
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Counterpoint: After COVID, CRAs Should Pivot to Essential Industries

Counterpoint: After COVID, CRAs Should Pivot to Essential Industries

This is the second article in a new point/counterpoint series here on the SJV blog. In this series, we will debate both sides of an issue to provide CRAs with some clarity. For this debate, we’re ...
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COVID-19 and CRAs: The Case for Industry Diversification

COVID-19 and CRAs: The Case for Industry Diversification

This is the first article of a new point/counterpoint series here on the SJV blog. In this series, we will debate both sides of an issue to provide CRAs with some clarity. For this first entry, the ...
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Podcast: Barry Nixon on the Confluence of Workplace Violence and Continuous Criminal Monitoring

Podcast: Barry Nixon on the Confluence of Workplace Violence and Continuous Criminal Monitoring

  COVID-19 has been a tough time for many of us. Don’t get me wrong, it’s not all bad. We’ve seen communities come together in a way we haven’t seen for many years; families are getting more time ...
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